Now, ELLE can exclusively reveal, Roksanda Ilincic is to become the face of Triumphs Women in Making campaign.
Drawing on the experience of setting up her global fashion brand, the ELLE Style Award winner will join a panel of four celebrity makers, who will champion craftsmanship as part of a series of Maison Triumph pop-up events. The panel will also act as mentors to women in business from various creative disciplines one of whom will win a £10,000 Triumph bursary.
Speaking to ELLE behind-the-scenes at the Women In Making shoot, Ilincic revealed that she was inspired to get involved in a campaign that celebrates women supporting women. As a female designer in a field perhaps surprisingly dominated by men, this is an area close to my heart and my own experience.
Ilincic went on to emphasise how important it is for bigger companies like Triumph to help start-ups: I owe a lot to the BFC and many friends in the industry like Lulu Kennedy, for their efforts in consulting and nurturing young designers.
For Triumph, however, it was undoubtedly Ilinics continued obsession with craftsmanship that led them to the designer. I often use hand embroidery, knit, and I w More